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June 16, 2016
Dashboard cam catches elderly Minnesotan's near-miss with another car
The dashboard camera of a Minnesota State Patrol squad car recently captured this video of a car narrowly missing another vehicle on Highway...
June 16, 2016 - 7:00pm
June 11, 2016
Celebrity Josh Duhamel spotted at Zorbaz in Detroit Lakes
Detroit Lakes, MN (WDAZ TV) - There was a celebrity sighting on the beach in Detroit lakes today. North Dakota native and Hollywood celebrity...
June 11, 2016 - 2:16pm
April 25, 2016
Bear has not returned to Detroit Lakes since he was tranquilized and relocated
The young black bear that wandered into Detroit Lakes and hung out in a tree on Bowling Avenue this past week caused enough of a ruckus to capture...
April 25, 2016 - 2:30pm
April 19, 2016
VIDEO: Bear wanders Minnesota town, stopping traffic, before getting tranquilized and brought back to the woods
A black bear that spent Tuesday morning in Detroit Lakes is now safely back in the woods, thanks to White Earth conservation officers. The bear...
April 19, 2016 - 3:11pm
April 17, 2016
Victim's name released in heroin overdose death of man with Grand Forks ties
Christopher Michael Richot was new to Detroit Lakes, but had family in Grand Forks and had spent time in Fargo, officials said. He was found Feb. 10, and the autopsy report showed he died of a heroin overdose. Earlier this week, Detroit Lakes police asked for the public's help in...
April 17, 2016 - 3:44pm
April 7, 2016
Detroit Lakes man gets 3 years for criminal sexual conduct
A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for repeatedly engaging in sexual relations with underage girls.
News/crime and courts
April 7, 2016 - 8:30pm
March 31, 2016
Detroit Lakes woman wins big at Upper Midwest Bodybuilding Competition
Detroit Lakes woman April Imholte stands in front of a mirror to take a photo of herself. Her body tenses, her muscles harden, and as she flexes,...
March 31, 2016 - 3:45pm
March 26, 2016
VIDEO: Minnesota greenhouse has growing Easter lilies down to a science
"Just by nature, Easter lilies are a plant that will flower three weeks earlier than the one sitting right beside it," he said. "Our shipping...
March 26, 2016 - 5:39pm
March 21, 2016
Detroit Lakes church to unveil 37,800-pound 'organ on steroids'
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – It isn’t the Westminster Abbey, but Holy Rosary in Detroit Lakes will soon be sounding a lot like it. A new pipe organ...
March 21, 2016 - 6:06pm
February 17, 2016
Couple celebrates 50 years of marriage by jumping into a freezing lake
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Fifty years ago this year, John and Joan Leikness took the plunge, getting married quickly while he was on leave from...
February 17, 2016 - 3:52pm
February 14, 2016
Detroit Lakes man walks all public roads in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- It’s official -- Detroit Lakes man Lowell Deede has done something nobody has ever done before (that anybody knows...
February 14, 2016 - 5:08pm
Detroit Lakes man has raced snowmobiles, cars, and next summer, he’s setting his sights on powerboats
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Detroit Lakes resident Danny Steinmetz, who set the snowmobile ice drag speed record last month on Little Detroit Lake,...
February 14, 2016 - 4:59pm
February 11, 2016
Mop blamed for fire in home's basement; mom and 2 children escape
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - It appears a fiery mop is to blame for a fire that broke out at a Detroit Lakes house around 8 a.m. Wednesday morning,...
February 11, 2016 - 2:14pm
February 3, 2016
Detroit Lakes native Nate LaVoi starring in HGTV’s ‘Five Day Flip’
If you’re an HGTV fan, don’t “flip” the station next month. A Detroit Lakes native has been chosen to star in a handful of episodes of...
February 3, 2016 - 5:50pm
January 22, 2016
No charges to be filed for now in death of Detroit Lakes woman
MENAHGA, Minn. -- The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reports no charges will be filed for now in the death of a Detroit Lakes woman...
News/crime and courts
January 22, 2016 - 8:15pm